Tag Archives: Anti Ransomware

New variants of Locky Ransomware are rising

New variants of Locky Ransomware are rising: To proliferate ransomware, cyber criminals often employ spam emails (infectious attachments), unofficial software download sources, trojans, and fake software updates. eScan’s research team has found out that there are two new variants of … Continue reading

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Microsoft releases patches for exploits used by NSA’s hacking tools

Microsoft has released patches for the 3 more vulnerabilities, which were found in the exploit tools created by NSA and subsequently released by ShadowBrokers. Last month, WannaCry Ransomware used one of the exploit code-named EternalBlue by NSA, was already patched … Continue reading

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Ransomware variants vying for the top slot

WannaCry Ransomware is a game changer at all levels in the arena ruled by the likes of Reveton, CryptoLocker, CryptoWall, Locky etc. WannaCry has not just utilized the encryption capabilities but also exploited vulnerabilities to propagate. WannaCry gained prominence due … Continue reading

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WannaCry Ransomware – eScan’s Advisory

WannaCry Ransomware attack has affected a lot of endpoints in the networks of hospitals, educational organizations, government sector etc. This has led to the negative consequences on the businesses causing loss of data, thus hampering the business continuity. WannaCry also … Continue reading

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